I will report the trend of Shogi society on April 2007.
In 65th Meijin-sen, the challenger GODA has got advantage by 2-0. I have a great interest in the result of the third match.
1. Professional shogi society
1-1. Major 7 title matches
|65th Meijin-sen||MORIUCHI toshiyuki Meijin 0-2 GODA masataka||7 set match (4wins-match)|
|56th Osho-sen||HABU yoshiharu Osho 4-3 SATO yasumitsu. Habu defended.||7 set match (4wins-match)|
|32nd Kio-sen||MORIUCHI toshiyuki Kio 2-3 SATO yasumitsu. Sato got.||5 set match (3wins-match)|
1-2. other title matches
|1st DAIWA Securities Cup||The cup started. It is the first time that professional players play through Internet in official games.||knock out tournament|
|25th ASAHI Open Tournament||HABU yoshiharu Asahi 2-1 AKUTU chikara||5 set match (3wins-match)|
|56th NHK TV shogi Tournament||Sato yasumitsu won over Moriuchi toshiyuki and got the championship for the first time.||knock out tournament|
2. Female professional shogi society
2-1. Major 4 female title matches
|29th Female Osho-sen||CHIBA ryoko female Osho 0-0 SIMIZU ichiyo||5 set match (3wins-match)|
|33rd Female meijini-sen||YAUCHI rieko female meijin 3-2 NAKAI hiroe. Yauchi defended.||5 set match (3wins-match)|
2-2. other title matches
I think that there is no topic to write on April.
See you next report!